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Forget Cheat ‘Sheet’ — Student Outwits Professor With Enormous 'Cheat Poster'

Forget Cheat ‘Sheet’ — Student Outwits Professor With Enormous 'Cheat Poster'

When Professor Reb Beatty of Maryland’s Anne Arundel Community College arrived at his accounting class to administer a test last week, he hardly could have imagined that he’d be the one getting outsmarted. In a Sept. 20 Facebook post that’s since gone viral, Beatty explained that he’d told his...

White House officials defend Trump, say athletes 'can do free speech on their own time'

White House officials defend Trump, say athletes 'can do free speech on their own time'

Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin defended Trump’s call for NFL players who kneel during the national anthem to be suspended or fired. “It’s not about free speech,” Mnucin said Sunday. “They can do free speech on their own time.”

How This Hospital Keeps Sick Turtles Safe During Hurricane Season

How This Hospital Keeps Sick Turtles Safe During Hurricane Season

A few days after Hurricane Irma slammed into south Florida ― while there were still tight travel restrictions and curfews in place ― Bette Zirkelbach stocked an ambulance with supplies and raced south.

Soldier saves lifeless puppy with CPR in tear-worthy viral video

Soldier saves lifeless puppy with CPR in tear-worthy viral video

An emotional video making its way around the internet shows a Thai soldier giving CPR to a tiny lifeless puppy and eventually bringing him back to life.

Fearing eruption of volcano, thousands begin evacuations in Bali

Fearing eruption of volcano, thousands begin evacuations in Bali

Indonesian authorities raised the alert status for Mount Agung to the highest level on Friday, and people have scattered to all corners of the island.

Couple's dream wedding at Costco is one we can aspire to

Couple's dream wedding at Costco is one we can aspire to

Ah, Costco: Where you can buy your wedding cake, and eat it there too. As Sue Berkeley and Eli Bob from Sydney, Australia, did, when they got married in the Casula store in front of 90 of their friends and family on Saturday. SEE ALSO: Wedding guest shares photo of five other people wearing same...

Nibiru: How the nonsense Planet X Armageddon and Nasa fake news theories spread globally  

Nibiru: How the nonsense Planet X Armageddon and Nasa fake news theories spread globally  

Nibiru conspiracy theories about the end of the world have been circulating online for more than two decades, with the latest dubious prophecy predicting the apocalypse - September 23, 2017. Planet X, or Nibiru, refers to a mythological planet in our solar system that will supposedly crash into...

The New York Times had an anti-Hillary Clinton agenda? That's untrue | Jill Abramson

The New York Times had an anti-Hillary Clinton agenda? That's untrue | Jill Abramson

Despite claims made in her recent book, the news editors at the paper were never hostile to Clinton. In her book, Hillary Clinton says the news media has not done enough soul-searching about its role in her loss. Conversely, there was way too little scrutiny of Donald Trump and too much reactive...

Deadly aftershock, volcanic ash spread alarm in Mexico

Deadly aftershock, volcanic ash spread alarm in Mexico

By Michael O'Boyle and Noe Torres MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - A magnitude 6.2 aftershock that shook Mexico on Saturday was blamed for five deaths, spreading fear among anxious residents reeling from a string of natural disasters and interrupting the search for survivors from a bigger tremor...

Junot Diaz: If Puerto Rico Means Anything To You, You Have To Step Up

Junot Diaz: If Puerto Rico Means Anything To You, You Have To Step Up

Junot Diaz delivered an impassioned speech about the devastation currently plaguing Puerto Rico at La Fábrica Central in Massachusetts on Sunday.

US flies mission north of DMZ, sends message to North Korea

US flies mission north of DMZ, sends message to North Korea

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a show of American military might to North Korea, U.S. bombers and fighter escorts flew on Saturday to the farthest point north of the border between North and South Korea by any such American aircraft this century. The Pentagon said the mission in international airspace showed...

Lucy Hale Perfectly Shut Down A Troll Who Called Her 'Anorexic'

Lucy Hale Perfectly Shut Down A Troll Who Called Her 'Anorexic'

Attention all trolls: Lucy Hale is not here for your BS.

Model 'scalped and drained of blood' in murder unprecedented 'outside wartime', reveals LA autopsy

Model 'scalped and drained of blood' in murder unprecedented 'outside wartime', reveals LA autopsy

An autopsy report has revealed how a model was scalped and drained of blood, in a murder branded unprecedented “outside of wartime”. Comic book writer Blake Leibel, 35, is charged with the murder of the mother of his child, Ukrainian-born Iana Kasian, 30. The murder took place in May last year...

Drone Footage of Rohingya Refugee Camps in Bangladesh

Drone Footage of Rohingya Refugee Camps in Bangladesh

Massive, makeshift refugee camps are sprawling over farms and open land in southern Bangladesh as more than 430,000 Rohingya Muslims fled terrible violence in their predominantly Buddhist homeland of Myanmar.

Saudi Women Allowed into Sports Stadium for First Time

Saudi Women Allowed into Sports Stadium for First Time

For the 87th anniversary of its founding the Islamic kingdom lifted strict rules banning women mixing with men at the King Fahd International Stadium in Riyadh.

China to build many gigafactories' worth of electric-car battery plants

China to build many gigafactories' worth of electric-car battery plants

While the United States federal government threatens to backslide on renewable energy, California and China continue to move at an aggressive pace to lead the world in zero-emission vehicles. As the global market for electric and plug-in car grows, battery production will need to increase...

Russian state agents behind 'grave violations' in Crimea: UN

Russian state agents behind 'grave violations' in Crimea: UN

Russian state agents have committed serious abuses, including torture, in Crimea, the UN said Monday, warning that the rights situation in the annexed peninsula had "significantly deteriorated" under Moscow's occupation. In a fresh report, the UN human rights agency said that...

The U.S. Navy's Nuclear Submarines Could Be Made Obsolete

The U.S. Navy's Nuclear Submarines Could Be Made Obsolete

On a more human level, it would be interesting to go back in time to World Wars I and II, where a constant refrain of the sailors and airmen who hunted subs was the sheer tedium of the search. Hour after hour after hour of scanning the oceans, in the hope that a needle in the haystack would reveal...

Here's What Farms Do To Hens Who Are Too Old To Lay Eggs

Here's What Farms Do To Hens Who Are Too Old To Lay Eggs

It’s not a dumb question to ask, and the answer might surprise you.

World War II vet goes viral for taking a knee in solidarity with NFL players

World War II vet goes viral for taking a knee in solidarity with NFL players

As controversy surrounding President Trump's comments on NFL players protesting during the National Anthem embroiled the country this weekend, one 97-year-old veteran spoke out.

Milo Yiannopoulos Flounders At Desperate 'Free Speech' Rally On UC Berkeley Campus

Milo Yiannopoulos Flounders At Desperate 'Free Speech' Rally On UC Berkeley Campus

What was supposed to be his four-day Woodstock at the University of California turned out to be his alt-right Fyre Festival. As he admitted defeat, he promised an “unofficial” rally for his followers on Sunday, effectively mobilizing hordes of counterprotesters, anti-fascists and anyone in his...

Trooper's widow sues sniper's parents for son's actions

Trooper's widow sues sniper's parents for son's actions

The parents of a gunman who shot and killed a Pennsylvania trooper engaged in "psychological manipulation" of their son and should be held responsible for the deadly ambush at a state police barracks, according to a lawsuit filed by the trooper's widow.

SitRep: Kurds Vote, as Turks and Iranians Prepare For War

SitRep: Kurds Vote, as Turks and Iranians Prepare For War

New travel ban, Russians bomb U.S. allies in Syria

FDA declines to approve J&J arthritis drug sirukumab

FDA declines to approve J&J arthritis drug sirukumab

By Toni Clarke (Reuters) - (The Sept. 22 story has been corrected to remove the reference to Humira being a Jak-inhibitor in the final paragraph. Humira is a TNF-inhibitor.) The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has declined to approve Johnson & Johnson's rheumatoid arthritis drug...

Neil deGrasse Tyson Picks Apart The Science Of Iconic ‘Game Of Thrones’ Scenes

Neil deGrasse Tyson Picks Apart The Science Of Iconic ‘Game Of Thrones’ Scenes

Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson has some good news and bad news for the creative team behind “Game of Thrones.”

The Milky Way shines down on Mount Fuji

The Milky Way shines down on Mount Fuji

This is the mesmerizing image of a colorful Milky Way shining down on Mount Fuji. Steve Lance Lee, 37, captured the sky above the iconic mountain whilst on his honeymoon in Lake Kawaguchiko, Japan. Mount Fuji is illuminated underneath the galaxy of stars, creating an impressive landscape. (Caters News)

Man arrested over London train bomb attack

Man arrested over London train bomb attack

Police on Monday arrested a 20-year-old man in Wales in connection with the London Underground train bombing this month, bringing the number of people in custody to four. The man was arrested before dawn by counter-terrorism officers in the Welsh capital Cardiff and has been taken to a police...

Aid begins to flow to hurricane-hit Puerto Rico

Aid begins to flow to hurricane-hit Puerto Rico

GUAJATACA, Puerto Rico (AP) — Large amounts of federal aid began moving into Puerto Rico on Saturday, welcomed by local officials who praised the Trump administration's response but called for the emergency loosening of rules long blamed for condemning the U.S. territory to second-class status.

2 national anthem singers take knees during NFL Sunday games

2 national anthem singers take knees during NFL Sunday games

During Sunday's 14 NFL games many players, coaches and teams demonstrated their right to peaceful protest by kneeling or remaining in the locker room during the national anthem -- and they weren't the only ones to join in the protest.

White House Aide Struggles To Defend GOP Bill's Pre-Existing Conditions Loophole

White House Aide Struggles To Defend GOP Bill's Pre-Existing Conditions Loophole

A top Trump administration official ended up conceding on Sunday that individuals with pre-existing medical conditions might end up with higher premiums under the latest effort by Senate Republicans to repeal the Affordable Care Act. On “Fox News Sunday,” host Chris Wallace pressed White House...

A Ranking of the Richest Women of the Kardashian-Jenner Clan

A Ranking of the Richest Women of the Kardashian-Jenner Clan

"Keeping Up with the Kardashians" is 10 this year. Here's how much the show has made for the women in the Kardashian-Jenner clan over the years.

North Korea 'blows up US aircraft carrier and jets' in new propaganda video

North Korea 'blows up US aircraft carrier and jets' in new propaganda video

North Korean state media has released a new video depicting the destruction of US aircraft and warships and warning that any attack on the North will see US forces "head to the grave". The 99-second clip was released on Sunday by the DPRK Today news site, just hours after two US Air Force...

U.S. allied Syrian groups form civilian council to run Deir al-Zor

U.S. allied Syrian groups form civilian council to run Deir al-Zor

By Rodi Said Deir al Zor, SYRIA (Reuters) - U.S.-allied militias in northern Syria announced on Saturday the formation of a civilian council to govern the oil rich eastern province of Deir al Zor where they are racing with the Syrian army to capture territory held by Islamic State. The Syrian...

Twitter Points Out Everything That's Wrong With Mason Jar Salads

Twitter Points Out Everything That's Wrong With Mason Jar Salads

The Mason jar has many different roles in the kitchen, and holding salads is one of the newer ones.

Woman Bitten Several Times By Copperhead Snake At LongHorn Steakhouse

Woman Bitten Several Times By Copperhead Snake At LongHorn Steakhouse

Copperhead snakes bite more people in the U.S. than any other snake species. Although their bites are typically not fatal to humans but are serious and should be treated with medical attention immediately.

Funeral Director Charged After Allegedly Showing Off Photos of Corpses: Cops

Funeral Director Charged After Allegedly Showing Off Photos of Corpses: Cops

Angeliegha Stewart, 27, has been charged with abuse of a corpse.

Correction: Haitians-The Mexican Dream story

Correction: Haitians-The Mexican Dream story

TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) — In a story Sept. 19 about Haitians settling in Mexico, The Associated Press misidentified the pastor of a Tijuana church. His name is Gustavo Banda, not Jeccene Thimote.

Here Are Some Ways People Disrespect The Flag Daily Based On Flag Code

Here Are Some Ways People Disrespect The Flag Daily Based On Flag Code

President Donald Trump accused athletes on Friday of disrespecting the American flag by silently protesting, but taking a knee isn’t covered in the U.S. Flag Code’s respect section.

Hasan Minhaj Comparing Donald Trump To Stereotypical Indian Uncles Is Gold

Hasan Minhaj Comparing Donald Trump To Stereotypical Indian Uncles Is Gold

Comedian Hasan Minhaj took aim at President Donald Trump at GQ India’s Men of the Year Awards, proving once again that he can throw some serious shade while looking classy AF. Minhaj was in Mumbai on Friday to accept the publication’s International Man of the Year award.

Chinese ships sail near disputed islands with Japan

Chinese ships sail near disputed islands with Japan

The four ships entered the waters surrounding the island chain, controlled by Japan and known as Senkaku in Japanese and Diaoyu in China, at around 10:00 am (0100 GMT) and were moving in a southwest direction, according to the Japanese coast guard. Japan's coast guard said it was the second...

'We will finally have our state': Iraqi Kurds vote in historic referendum on independence

'We will finally have our state': Iraqi Kurds vote in historic referendum on independence

“Today we will finally be a nation, just like the UK,” Khano Darwesh said as he showed off his ink-stained finger. “Our people have been fighting for more than 100 years for this moment.” The 77-year-old joined more than three million other residents of Iraqi Kurdistan who went to the polls today...

The U.S. Navy Wants to Bring Back Some Old Frigates (That Can't Fight)

The U.S. Navy Wants to Bring Back Some Old Frigates (That Can't Fight)

The U.S. Navy is seriously considering reactivating as many as seven recently-decommissioned Oliver Hazard Perry-class guided-missile frigates in order to quickly boost the size of the U.S. Navy’s surface fleet. Rather than sending them into harm’s way in the Middle East or into the crowded,...

Man 'Pushed To Limit' After NFL Protest, Quits Job At Buffalo Bills Stadium

Man 'Pushed To Limit' After NFL Protest, Quits Job At Buffalo Bills Stadium

While NFL players are taking a knee, Erich Nikischer is leaving the arena. Nikischer found himself so enraged by several Buffalo Bills kneeling during the national anthem on Sunday that he quit his job of almost 30 years at the team’s home stadium, New Era Field. Nikischer said he has no issue...

Why It's So Risky for Heart Patients to Stop Taking a Daily Aspirin

Why It's So Risky for Heart Patients to Stop Taking a Daily Aspirin

A new study highlights the role that aspirin can play in preventing heart attack and stroke

Hurricane relief supplies headed to Puerto Rico from Chicago

Hurricane relief supplies headed to Puerto Rico from Chicago

A plane loaded with supplies took off from Chicago Monday for Puerto Rico to help with the recovery from Hurricane Maria.

Man killed by police was vet with history of mental illness

Man killed by police was vet with history of mental illness

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A man who was fatally shot by police in a videotaped encounter outside of a California convenience store was a Navy veteran with a history of drug use and mental illness who had been paroled from state prison a week before the shooting and was considered an absconder, according...

Germany's Syrian refugees celebrate Merkel win but fear rise of far-right

Germany's Syrian refugees celebrate Merkel win but fear rise of far-right

By Joseph Nasr BERLIN (Reuters) - Syrian refugees rejoiced on Sunday at the news that Angela Merkel had secured a fourth term as German chancellor, but said they were alarmed by the rise of the far-right AfD party, which they feared could push her to tighten asylum rules. "We prayed that...

Ivanka Trump used a personal email account after inauguration, documents reveal

Ivanka Trump used a personal email account after inauguration, documents reveal

​Ivanka Trump reportedly used a personal email account to contact a government official after her father, Donald Trump, had already become president. The organization American Oversight has sued for various public records, seeking to illuminate the “the role Ivanka Trump played and continues to...

Eurofighter pilot attempting loop-the-loop in front of his parents and girlfriend dies after crashing into sea

Eurofighter pilot attempting loop-the-loop in front of his parents and girlfriend dies after crashing into sea

This is the terrible moment that a fighter pilot lost his life after crashing his Eurofighter into the sea during an air show off the coast of Italy. Capt Gabriele Orlandi, 36, was attempting to perform a loop-the-loop in his 85million euro Eurofighter Typhoon when he apparently misjudged the...

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